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Merchant princes : an intimate history of Jewish families who built great department stores / Leon Harris.

Harris, Leon A. (Author).
Book Book (c1979.)
Description: xx, 411 p. ; 25 cm.
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, c1979.
7 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 7 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Bunker Hill Community College Stacks E 184 .J5 H34 1979 (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Nonfiction 923.3/H314m (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Adult Nonfiction 923.8/H314m (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Nonfiction 381 HARRIS (Text to Phone) Available -
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Stoneham Adult Nonfiction Mezzanine 381.0922 H24m (Text to Phone) Available -
Swampscott Lower Level 926.58 H (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0060117974 :
  • Edition: 1st ed.
General Note: Includes index.
Bibliography, etc.: Bibliography: p. 382-395.
Contents: The Filenes of Boston -- The Strauses of New York-five generations -- The Gimbels, Albert M. Greenfield, and other brotherly lovers -- The Kaufmanns of Pittsburgh -- The Goldsmiths of Memphis -- The Riches of Atlanta -- Dallas and the Marci -- The wild Southwest -- The Jewish argonauts of San Francisco -- The Meiers and Franks of Oregon -- Sears, Roebuck and the Rosenwalds -- Legions of Lazari, or how Fred Lazarus, jr., ate up everybody else.
Summary: "Merchant princes reveals the exciting stories of many of America's great Jewish storekeeping families..."--Jacket.
Citation: Harris, Leon A. "Merchant princes : an intimate history of Jewish families who built great department stores." New York : Harper & Row, 1979.

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